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2011-05-04 07:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Quest Resort & Casino is proud to announce the launch of the Pepsi Outdoor Summer Concerts at Northern Quest Resort & Casino's outdoor pavilion, a brand new intimate outdoor concert and event venue. The beautiful outdoor venue, located directly behind Northern Quest Resort, boasts more than 11,000 square feet of outdoor space which can hold over 5,000 people and is complete with beverage and food vendors to accommodate guests....

2011-04-05 07:10:00

SPOKANE, Wash., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten local members of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) have formed an advertising cooperative to educate the public of the risks they are taking by choosing unqualified professionals to perform their cosmetic plastic surgery. Many patients unknowingly have cosmetic surgery performed by unqualified physicians in non-accredited office facilities. Unlike any other specialty area of medicine, the lucrative, cash-up-front industry of...

2011-03-25 00:00:28

Engaged couple to recite vows before the gun fires at 35th Annual Lilac Bloomsday Run May 1, 2011 in Spokane, Wash. Spokane, WA (PRWEB) March 24, 2011 Spokane's Lilac Bloomsday Run, held every year on the first Sunday of May, is the world's largest timed 12k race with upwards of 60,000 participants each year. But what makes this 35th Anniversary run especially unique is it will likely be the largest wedding ceremony of the decade. When planning their upcoming nuptials, Bloomsday veterans...

2011-02-18 06:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- People to People Ambassador Programs, the leader in global educational travel experiences, today announced that Willy Sennott, senior director of business analytics and research, has been appointed to the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) board of directors and will lead the association's new Health and Safety Committee. Founded in 1972, the USTOA is a professional association representing the tour operator industry. Its...

2011-01-19 07:25:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One of Spokane's hidden gems, Bruttles Gourmet Candy Company, launches a new website so everyone across the country can enjoy the company's signature soft peanut butter brittle. "We're very excited to be able to share my gourmet candy company and our signature soft peanut butter brittle with the world," says Carol Measel, owner of Bruttles. "Our soft peanut butter brittle begins with a one-of-a-kind, 60-year-old classic recipe handed down by my...

2011-01-09 00:43:35

Although a national survey shows strong condemnation of drunk driving, statistics indicate that alcohol-impaired driving remains a serious threat to public safety in the state of Washington, according to Seattle drunk driving accident lawyer Dean Brett. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 7, 2011 Even though a recently released national survey indicates growing hostility towards drunk driving, Seattle car accident attorney Dean Brett says that too many Washington drivers still engage in this form...

2010-12-21 10:42:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Shop, snowshoe, see a show and Stay Comfortable® with packaged travel from Red Lion Hotels across Washington State this winter. Tri-Cities Hotel Fuels Stays Cars (and guests) Eat Free at the Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center in Kennewick. Guests who book this package receive a $50 gas card, Red Lion's signature Roaring Start Breakfast, a $9.95 per person value, and a $50 food and beverage credit at the hotel's restaurant and...

2010-12-15 16:27:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Have you ever wondered what to do with old clothes and outdoor gear? Starting Monday, December 13th, Mountain Gear began collecting used textiles at its store at 2002 North Division in Spokane. As part of an ongoing commitment to sustainability, Mountain Gear is helping customers better manage their waste stream and reduce the environmental impact of their activities. Mountain Gear is accepting a variety of items, including footwear, jackets,...

2010-12-01 08:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking for the latest gear for AT skiing, telemark skiing or splitboarding? Look no further than Mountain Gear. The national retailer specializes in skis, boards, clothing & gear for backcountry skiing and snowboarding. Mountain Gear is currently highlighting several products, including a GPS-enabled goggle from Zeal Optics. Here are some of our favorite products for this winter: The Solution Splitboard from Jones Snowboards, $799 The...

2010-11-15 08:00:00

WASHINGTON and SPOKANE, Wash., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --Blackboard Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBB), a leading provider of campus card commerce, security and financial services, today announced a new partnership with PE Systems, LLC to cut credit and debit card processing costs for colleges and universities. Hundreds of higher education institutions already use the leading Blackboard Transact(TM) platform to support millions of dollars in campus financial transactions every day. By partnering with...


Word of the Day
ween
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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